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20 Hours of School Beautification

During the summer, our council meets for 2 weeks from 9am-5pm. Part of these work weeks included 20 hours of school beautification. Our work included assisting the maintenance staff in cleaning bathrooms, classrooms, and the bleachers. We also painted doors and trash cans. In addition to this, we also washed tables and chairs, dried them, and stacked/stored them for the beginning of school. Not only was it great to show the staff how much we appreciate them by working with them, but we also… Read More »

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Candy Elections

To help Fairbanks NJHS members understand what campaigning is about, we are holding "Candy Elections".  On November 4, 2014, we held a pre-election vote to determine the favorite candy of all time among our student body.  The choices of candies were Smarties, Tootsie Roll, Gummy Bears, Laffy Taffy & Life Savers.  The results were as follows:  Smarties - 19 votes Tootsie Roll - 22 votes Gummy Bears - 76 votes Laffy Taffy - 37 votes Life Savers - 23 votes NJHS… Read More »

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Tip-A-Cop

 Lake City High School Student Council helped the Kootenai County Sheriff's department in raising money and awareness of the Special Olympics. This even called Tip-A-Cop takes places at the local Red Robin every year. During the event, the guests are served by cops from departments throughout the city while Lake City’s student council went around to all the tables talking to the guests about what was going on all day long and it is a great way to bring awareness to have community… Read More »

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Principals
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Chapters in the Spotlight

 
During National Principals Month, we asked students to create short videos telling us why they love their principal and what he or she means to them, their school and their community. We received over 70 incredible submissions. Check out the winning videos below, and be sure to view all the amazing entries on our Principals Month Youtube playlist.

Chapters
In The
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Chapters in the Spotlight

Huntsville High School
Huntsville, TX

Activities for Animals. The chapter at Huntsville High School in Huntsville, TX, partnered with a local deli to raise money for their local Humane Society. Each sale of a sandwich generated a donation to the chapter’s project. Teachers at the school could order sandwiches in support of the chapter. Members would pick up and deliver the food to the supportive faculty members. The chapter’s project generated $210 in contributions for the local animal shelter.

Arlington High School
Arlington, NE

Halloween and Hunger. Arlington High School in Arlington, NE, used Halloween this year to sponsor “Trick or Treat so Others Can Eat.” The chapter collected more than 630 cans to contribute to the local food pantry.

Hastings High School
Hastings, ME

Helping the Hungry in Hastings. The 71 NHS chapter members at Hastings High School in Hastings, ME, collected 5,268 pounds of nonperishable food along with cash contributions to support the local family services office representing nearly a 45% improvement over last year’s collections.

Upcoming
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LEAD Conference: Washington, DC
Washington, DC, January 30 - February 1

LEAD conferences are designed for high school and middle level students and advisers and feature a full schedule of general sessions and workshops. CEUs are available for all participating advisers. Visit www.leadconferences.org for more information.

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Outstanding Service Projects Applications Due
None, January 30 - January 30

Have your chapter's awesome service project recognized at the national level! Visit www.nhs.us/osp to apply.

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LEAD Conference: Chicago
Chicago, IL, February 13 - February 15

LEAD conferences are designed for high school and middle level students and advisers and feature a full schedule of general sessions and workshops. CEUs are available for all participating advisers. Visit www.leadconferences.org for more information.

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